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Reykjavik Downtown HI Hostel

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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest kitchen”(14 reviews)
“bed dorm”(22 reviews)
“great location”(61 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Downtown Hostel was so clean and safe. It was my first time as a young female travelling solo, and I would highly recommend this hostel! I stayed in the 10 bed- all female dorm room and couldn't be any more satisfied with how clean...More

3  Thank chloeamaris
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Hadn't styed in a hostel and years and was a bit apprehensive. Very positive experience. Super location Exceptionally pleasant and helpful staff - this hostel's biggest asset in fact. Happy to help with queries while there and before I arrived. I received a warm welcome...More

Thank Helen422
Response from Thomas B, Manager at Reykjavik Downtown HI HostelResponded 16 November 2016

Dear Helena, thank you for the review. I will make sure to deliver your nights words to Nora, who will be very happy t

Reviewed 12 November 2016

Second time reviewing: it's my second time staying here, and I brought my mom to this place. It was cheapest, most convenient place we could find and I wasn't disappointed. We got a clean, private room, which had heated towel racks and really hot showers....More

Thank Moop M
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We have just stayed here for a weekend break in Reykjavik. Nearby/very close: Laugavegur, Harpa Centre, Flea Market, lots of restaurants and shops, visitors centre, Settlement Museum and Hallgrimskirkja. The staff members were very pleasant. I emailed very early in the morning of our arrival...More

1  Thank LindyBopper
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I stayed in the 10-bed women's dorm. It was very clean. Everyone in my room was very respectful, even though everyone was coming and going on their own schedule. Reading lights above each bed make it easy for folks to avoid turning on the room...More

Thank Lindsay N
Response from Thomas B, Manager at Reykjavik Downtown HI HostelResponded 16 November 2016

Dear Linda, Thank you for review and hope to welcome you another time in Reykjavik. Greetings, Thomas - Reception Manager

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US$ 64 - US$ 272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 64 - US$ 272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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yeebey
10 October 2017|
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Response from Thomas B | Property representative |
Dear Yeebey, Yes, you can store your bag with us with a small fee. Please ask for more info on arrival, during check-in. Greetings, Thomas - Reception Manager
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Christine S
27 September 2017|
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Hi Christine, As Saverio wrote (and thank for that), the parking in front of the hostel is free after 18:00 till 9:00 in the morning. You need to pay a small fee after 9:00. Two blocks away, there is free parking 24 / 7... More
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Miranda A
29 March 2017|
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Dear Miranda, Yes, each bed has one and we are also selling converters if you are not using a EU device. See you at our hostel. Greetings, Thomas - Reception Manager
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Room Tips
"Dont book a bed in dorms"
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"Clean, comfy, super showers, just what you need when you are traveling!"
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"Cant go wrong with shared accommodations."
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"Bring a padlock (although everyone was very friendly and we didn't lock up our stuff at all) and shower..."
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